Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border on Saturday. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)
Issued by: National Weather Service Morehead City, NC
Last Update: 319 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018
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Today: E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

Tonight: E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

Sun: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

Sun Night: E winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

Mon: E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

Mon Night: E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft, building to 7 to 10 ft after midnight. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. Rain likely.

Tue: SE winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers very rough, diminishing to a moderate chop. Rain, then showers likely.

Wed: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.



Zone Forecast: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)

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